The Commonplace Cultures project database is now live at commonplacecultures.uchicago.edu. This database represents preliminary results at identifying “commonplaces” and other shared passages in the Gale-Cengage Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) corpus. Documentation and several use-case examples to follow soon.
We are very pleased to have been selected as one of the 14 round three Digging into Data Challenge projects. Our project, “Commonplace Cultures:Mining Shared Passages in the 18th Century using Sequence Alignment and Visual Analytics”, is a partnership between the ARTFL Project and Computation Institute (CI) at the University of Chicago and the University … [Read more…]